Is Covent Garden market open during lockdown?

Is Covent Garden market open during lockdown?

We are OPEN Monday to Saturday 8-6! The Covent Garden Market, in collaboration with the Middlesex Health Unit continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely. The following set of guidelines have been put in place to mitigate the probability of COVID-19 transmission in the Covent Garden Market.

Where did Covent Garden Market move to?

Nine Elms Lane
The market behind every great florist The Flower Market at New Covent Garden has already moved to a modern temporary new home, further down Nine Elms Lane.

Why did Covent Garden market close?

In the face of increasing public dissatisfaction (encouraged by the rise of socialist ideas) with the private aristocratic ownership of London’s, and indeed England’s, most important produce market, the 11th Earl of Bedford sold the entire Covent Garden Estate to the Beecham family in 1918.

Where is Covent Garden now?

Covent Garden is a district in London, on the eastern fringes of the West End, between St Martin’s Lane and Drury Lane. It is associated with the former fruit-and-vegetable market in the central square, now a popular shopping and tourist site, and with the Royal Opera House, itself known as “Covent Garden”.

Can anyone go to New Covent Garden flower?

You can enter the Flower Market with both commercial vehicles (vans) and private vehicles (cars). If you have a permit, simply drive in. If you don’t have a permit, pull a ticket at the barriers and pay at one of the pay stations before leaving. You can see our parking and permit prices by going to our Visit page.

What day is Covent Garden market open?

Opening times

Month Day Time
January – December Monday 05:00 – 17:00
Tuesday – Friday 10:30 – 19:00
Saturday – Sunday 10:00 – 18:00

How far is Covent Garden from Harrods?

approximately 2.03 mi
The distance between Harrods, London and Covent Garden, London is approximately 2.03 mi, which can typically be travelled in 21 min.

Is New Covent Garden flower market open?

Opening times The Flower Market is open from around 04:00 – 10:00, Monday to Saturday. Most wholesalers close at 10:00 but some, mainly our plant and sundries wholesalers, are open till 12:00. We’re closed on Sundays and bank holidays.

How long has Covent Garden Market been in London?

Established in 1845, we are a 7 day a week Market located right in Downtown London! Offering an abundance of food, services, a local farmers’ market twice weekly and an array of cultural festivals and events!

What to do in Covent Garden on a Monday?

In the South Piazza, the Jubilee Market changes its wares daily. On Mondays, the market is dedicated to antiques. From Tuesday to Friday, a general market operates with traders selling clothes and household goods. At weekends, the market offers arts and crafts. Things to Do > Shopping > Market > Clothes Market

When did the central building in Covent Garden re-open?

The central building re-opened as a shopping centre in 1980 and is now a tourist location containing cafes, pubs, small shops, and a craft market called the Apple Market, along with another market held in the Jubilee Hall.

Is there an apple market in Covent Garden?

Once home to the world-famous fruit and vegetable market, Covent Garden’s Apple Market continues to support market traders, offering a range of unique handmade crafts and goods throughout the week.